List of Australian mobile virtual network operators

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Mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs) in Australia lease wireless telephone and data services from major carriers such as Optus, Telstra, and Vodafone for resale.

Voice and data service operators[edit]

Company Host network Wireless technology[1] Website Notes
AAPT Vodafone GSM
UMTS
aapt.com.au Subsidiary of TPG.
ACN Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
acnpacific.com.au
ALDImobile Telstra GSM
UMTS, DC-HSPA+
LTE
aldimobile.com.au Owned by Medion.
amaysim Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
amaysim.com.au
Barefoot Telecom Optus barefoottelecom.com.au
Bendigo Bank Telco Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
bendigobanktelco.com.au
Better Life Mobile Telstra GSM
UMTS, DC-HSPA+
betterlifemobile.com.au
Boost Mobile Telstra GSM
UMTS, DC-HSPA+
LTE
boost.com.au
ClubTelco Optus GSM
UMTS
clubtelco.com
CMOBILE Telstra GSM
UMTS, DC-HSPA+
cmobile.com.au [2]
CMOBILE Vodafone GSM
UMTS
cmobile.com.au [2]
Coles Mobile Optus colesmobile.com.au
Commander Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
commander.com
Dodo Services Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
dodo.com
Exetel Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
exetel.com.au
Global Gossip Vodafone GSM
UMTS
globalgossip.me Global provider.
gotalk Vodafone GSM
UMTS
gotalk.com.au
Hello Mobile Vodafone GSM
UMTS
hellomobile.com.au
iiNet Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
iinet.net.au
Internode Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
internode.on.net
iPrimus Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
iprimus.com.au
Jeenee Mobile Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
jeenee.org.au [3]
KISA Phone Vodafone GSM kisa.com.au
kissmobile Vodafone kissmobile.com.au
Kogan Mobile Vodafone GSM
UMTS
https://www.koganmobile.com.au/ Relaunched on the Vodafone Network on 19 October 2015 [4]
Lebara Vodafone GSM
UMTS
lebara.com.au
Live Connected Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
liveconnected.com.au Subsidiary of Vaya Mobile.
Lycamobile Telstra GSM
UMTS, DC-HSPA+
lycamobile.com.au
MeU mobile Optus www.meumobi
ONEmobile Optus GSM
UMTS
onemobile.com.au ONEmobile is no longer taking new customers.
Existing customers can continue to use the website to manage their accounts.
OVO Optus ovo.com.au
Revolution Telecom Vodafone GSM
UMTS
revtel.com.au Currently, they are not accepting new customers.
Reward Mobile Vodafone GSM
UMTS
rewardmobile.com.au
Savvytel Optus GSM
UMTS
savvytel.com.au Subsidiary of Yatango Mobile. Shutting down on 30 April.
SlimTel Vodafone GSM
UMTS
slimtel.com.au [5] Currently on Vodafone. In the future customers can choose
to be connected to either the Optus or Vodafone networks.
Southern Phone Optus southernphone.com.au
SpinTel Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
spintel.net.au
Startel Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
startel.net.au
Telechoice Telstra GSM
UMTS, DC-HSPA+
telechoice.com.au
Think Mobile Telstra GSM
UMTS, DC-HSPA+
thinkmobile.com.au [6] Think Mobile Classic customers connect through the Telstra network.
Think Mobile Vodafone GSM
UMTS
thinkmobile.com.au [7] Think Mobile Swift customers connect through the Vodafone network.
TPG Vodafone GSM
UMTS
LTE
tpg.com.au
Truphone Optus GSM
UMTS
truphone.com/au International SIM that operates as a local MVNO in some countries. Based in the United Kingdom.
Ugly BiLL Optus GSM
UMTS
uglybill.com.au
Vaya Mobile Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
vaya.net.au
Virgin Mobile Australia Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
virginmobile.com.au Subsidiary of Optus.
Woolworths Connect Telstra GSM
UMTS, LTE
woolworthsconnect.com.au/ Woolworths Mobile was relaunched in 2015 on the Telstra network as Woolworths Connect
Yomojo Optus GSM
UMTS
LTE
yomojo.com.au

Defunct, merged and acquired operators[edit]

Company Host network Wireless technology Website End date Notes
GT Mobile Telstra GSM gtmobile.com.au 7 July 2016 [8] Merged into Lycamobile.
Crazy John's Mobile Vodafone GSM
UMTS
crazyjohns.com.au 2014 [9] Crazy John's is no longer taking new customers through stores or through the website.
Existing customers can continue to use the website to manage their accounts. Crazy John's service has now closed, Crazy John's having been absorbed into Vodafone.
Red Bull Mobile Vodafone GSM
UMTS
redbullmobile.com.au/ 2013 [10] All plans are closed to new customers.
As of 1 September 2013, customers will no longer be able to recharge their account.
Red Bull MOBILE will continue to service existing customers until the customer's current recharge or contract expires.
Yatango Optus GSM
UMTS
yatangomobile.com.au/ Nov 2015 Went into administration then merged with Yomojo.
Savvytel Optus GSM
UMTS
savvytel.com.au Nov 2013 Lost large amounts of money and got bought by Yatango.

References[edit]

  1. ^ GSM, UMTS, HSPA, LTE
  2. ^ a b "C Plans". CMOBILE. Retrieved 2014-06-17. 
  3. ^ "We're powered by the Optus Network". Jeenee Mobile. Retrieved 2014-08-16. 
  4. ^ Reichert, Corinne (19 October 2015). "Kogan Mobile relaunches on Vodafone network". CBS Interactive. Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  5. ^ "Coming soon". SlimTel. Retrieved 2014-03-26. 
  6. ^ "Think Mobile Classic 3G Coverage". Think Mobile. Retrieved 2014-03-26. 
  7. ^ "Think Mobile Swift 3G Coverage". Think Mobile. Archived from the original on 2 May 2014. Retrieved 2014-03-26. 
  8. ^ "Welcome GT Mobile customers! Great news, we are changing the name of GT Mobile to Lycamobile.". Lycamobile. Retrieved 2014-03-26. 
  9. ^ "Not with Crazy John's?". Crazy John's. Retrieved 2014-03-26. 
  10. ^ "important". Red Bull Mobile. Retrieved 2014-03-26.